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  • How the Proposed 2018 Budget Would Affect SNAP Benefits

    The proposed 2018 Federal Budget includes drastic cuts to funding for several anti-poverty programs. The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) is to be cut by $190 billion over the next 10 years . The budget cut will affect millions of Americans, as SNAP is the largest program in the domestic hunger safety net. SNAP helps low-income individuals and… View Article

  • 2016’s Rockstar Runners!

    What a year it was! 2016 was, by far, Team Move For Hunger’s most successful year to date. All of the credit goes to our amazing supporters who helped us every step of the way. In 2016, our awesome Team members hit some outstanding milestones: • Over $75,000 raised • 193 runners and walkers • 28… View Article

  • AVE Collects Over 800 Meals During Thanksgiving Food Drive

    From November 1-18 AVE, a leading corporate housing provider, held a Thanksgiving food drive at all seven of their locations in New Jersey and suburban Philadelphia. At each location, residents were encouraged to donate non-perishable, Thanksgiving-themed food items, such as stuffing, instant potatoes, canned fruits/vegetables, and gravy to help provide holiday meals for their neighbors in need…. View Article

  • Marsh Landing Makes A Difference During Hunger Action Month

    Marsh Landing Management Company of Jacksonville Beach, Florida, hosted a food drive during Hunger Action Month in an effort to bring the community together and help their neighbors in need. Residents were encouraged to donate non-perishable food items to help provide meals for the more than 177,000 people, including 1 in 4 children, who face hunger in Duval County…. View Article

  • Rocking Out on the Run

    Go to any race and chances are you’ll see a large amount of runners with headphones, as many like to listen to music while pounding the pavement for a variety of reasons. Whether it be to distract them from the pain, pump up their pace or to just because they’re music lovers, everyone has an… View Article

  • Students Fight Hunger On Campus

    Food insecurity among college students has been rising steadily with the increase in the cost of tuition. No one is more aware of this issue and its affects on their health and academic performance than the students themselves. A group of students at the University of Southern Mississippi are taking steps to help combat this… View Article

  • Four Holiday Themed Food Drives

    The holidays are almost here and now is a great time to hold a food drive. Festive themes can make people more excited to get involved.  Here are four holiday themes for you to use! Reverse Advent Calendar Drive Many families use an advent calendar to count down the days until Christmas. Encourage families to… View Article